Label: Divot - DVT 002 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Repress • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Indie Rock
Released inand reissued here for its 15th anniversary inFrankie Welfare Boy Age Five is the first full-length from Braid. Driverbut adding their own aggression to the music, the album shows the lines that can be drawn between the early days of emo and hardcore.
Moody songs jerk back and forth from jangly melody to raw-throated angst, laying down the blueprint for what would become modern emo-core. The downside is that the album also shows the band at their most unfocused, meandering through 26 tracks one for Garner Hall Music Room - Braid - Frankie Welfare Boy Age 5 letter of the alphabet separated by radio static mixed with snippets of some of their musical contemporaries.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Recording Date August, - February, Recording Location The Hideout.
Track Listing. Angel Falls. New Dollar Building. Lining Lake Michigan. Wax Wings. Garner Hall Music Room. Hugs from Boys. Three Point Turn. Eeyore and Easel. Red Dye Company. Summer Salt. X Marks the Hope Box. Brass Knuckle Sandwich. Under the Influence of Tricycle Mechanics. Kissy Windmill Point. Jane Describes John. Interstate Yawn London. Vest of Interest. Zero Frisco.
Taste The Summer - Duran Duran - Astronaut, Dance Floor - Esoteric - The Seamus Test, Theres No One Quite Like Grandma - Sonny Shroyer - Back In Hazzard, Invalid Litter Dept. - At The Drive-In - Relationship Of Command, F.O.A.D. - Ritual Carnage - Every Nerve Alive